Natalie Dickson, Nicola Lomas, and Graeme Hughes, all take a step up to Partner at Brabners. 23 other lawyers were also promoted within the firm.
Nicola Lomas leads the law firm’s work in the dental sector, joining the firm back in 2016. The dental subdivision forms part of the firm’s healthcare sector specialist team, which has grown rapidly over the last couple of years.
Natalie Dickson, who joined Brabners back in 2007, is a family lawyer, regarded highly in her profession. She is also a member of Resolution, a community of family justice professionals who work with individuals and families in an attempt to resolve issues in a constructive way, a former secretary of Merseyside Young Professionals and a committee member of both Merseyside Women’s Lawyers Division and Liverpool Ladies Network. Natalie is also a trustee of the Brabners Foundation, the company’s charitable arm.
Graeme Hughes is a very experienced charity lawyer and has focused on the, Third Sector since 2010. Graeme is acknowledged by the Legal 500 as a, ‘Leading Individual’ in the industry.
Graeme acts on behalf of well-known local and national charities including; United Kingdom Islamic Mission, Turner Home, Youth Federation, the British Friends of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, as well as a number of charitable foundations associated with well known, professional football clubs.
The announcement of the three new Partners come at the same time as Brabners confirmed promotions for 23 further lawyers; ten to Associate, eight to Senior Associate and five to Legal Director.
Nik White, Managing Partner at Brabners, said, “We are only as strong as our people and 26 promotions across the firm is indicative of the quality of the lawyers we have on board. We will always seek to attract the best externally but looking after the colleagues we already have in the business and nurturing their development and progress is just as vital to our continued growth.”